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... Notodden we stopped at the Heddal Stavkirke (stave church). Many churches made of wood burned down (or were burned down by anti-religious groups) and so it is a surprise to see such a big one.
As the day closed in we decided to look for a place where we can camp. So we drove for few km and followed a sign to 'Gravsjo'. The ...
... br> all the view is blocked and right away I begin to think I have made a mistake
taking this back road.
Onwards and upwards I snake around the mountains with next to no view at
all. then suddenly the road heads round a sharp curve and into a small cutting
right at the top of the mountain and there at the other side of the cutting is a
complete change in scenery.
Almost instantly the green trees stopped and the place was a plain of snow
... are now feeling settled and cozy, and it's feeling more like "home". Surprisingly, orchids do really well in Norway! Therefore we have three of them, and hope they continue to bloom like this FOREVER! It will really feel like home when we fill the space with visits and memories...an open invitation of course! There is an extra bedroom here, just not pictured as it needs to be filled; with furniture, and familiar faces ...
... min. ride through the tunnel.
Flåm itself is gorgeous. It's situated on a beautiful fjord. Tomorrow we take a train ride into the mountains and a ferry ride on the fjord before heading out for Loen.
Before dinner tonight, we were treated to a beer tasting at the brewery started by the same people who own the hotel. The brewery/pub was cute and I enjoyed the lighter of the beers.
... stopping at the mall and church, then decided to take a random walking path to see where it would take me. The path took me above the city looking over the river, this is where I took a stunning picture of the water flowing with the sun reflecting off of it. My phone was about to die so I started the trek back home stopping at random spots on the way enjoying the view as I walked. When I returned to Halover`s I made myself some lunch, and started watching the Manchester United ...